Showing posts with label team building. Show all posts
Showing posts with label team building. Show all posts

Motivational Video on Teamwork

Quotes of Team Building and Team Work

1. Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. -Margaret Mead
2. A group becomes a team when each member is sure enough of himself and his contribution to praise the skills of the others. -Norman Shidle
3. Socrates: Let us examine the question together, my friend, and if you contradict anything that I say, do so, and I shall be persuaded. -Plato
4. The most successful decision makers follow a set of rules that helps them select the best alternatives under the circumstances. -Phillip Bransletter
5. None of us is as smart as all of us. -Anonymous
6. "Someone ought to do it, but why should I?" "Someone ought to do it, but why not I?" Between these two questions lies whole centuries of moral revolution. -Annie Besant
7. There is a big difference between hard work and teamwork. -Jim Lundy
8. We will never be better as a team than we are to each other. -Unknown
9. We didn’t come over in the same ship, but here we are in the same boat. -Unknown
10. How is it we can find time to do it over, but not the time to do it right initially? -Proverb
11. Build with your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another, and of strength derived from unity in the pursuit of your objective.
12. We would rather have one man or woman working with us than three merely working for us.
-F.W. Woolworth
13. We are born for cooperation, as are the feet, the hands, the eye-lids, and the upper and lower jaws. -Marcus Aurelius
14. Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, and working together is success.
-Henry Ford
15. You can buy someone’s time, you can buy someone’s physical presence at a given place; you can even buy a measured number of skilled muscular motions per hour or day. But you cannot buy enthusiasm; you cannot buy initiative, you cannot buy loyalty; you cannot buy devotion of hearts, minds, and souls. You have to earn these things. -Clarence Francis
16. All are but parts of one stupendous whole. -Alexander Pope
17. We must indeed all hang together, or, most assuredly, we shall all hang separately. -Ben Franklin
18. The keynote to progress in the 20th century is teamwork. -Dr. Charles H. Mayo
19. The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
-Norman Vincent Peale
20. You have to listen to adversaries and keep looking for that point beyond which it’s against their interests to keep on disagreeing or fighting. -Cyrus Vance
21. We are dependent on one another, every soul of us on earth. -George Bernard Shaw
22. A habit cannot be thrown out the window. It has to be coaxed down the stairs one step at a time. -Mark Twain
23. I asked "Why doesn’t somebody do something?" Then I realized, I was somebody. -Unknown
24. It is well to remember that the entire population of the universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others. -John Andrew Holmes
25. I don’t believe in just ordering people to do things. You have to sort of grab an oar and row with them. -Harold Geneen
26. It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
27. Few burdens are heavy when everyone lifts. -Anonymous
28. It is not who is right, but what is right, that is of importance. -Thomas Huxley
29. Nothing ever succeeeds which exuberant spirits have not helped to produce. -Nietzsche
30. What do we live for if not to make the world less difficult for each other. -George Eliot

What is Team Building

What is Team Building?

  • team building is...achieved by a variety of methods and approaches
  • team building is...the process of enabling that group of people to reach their goal
  • team building is...a big subject with more definitions than we have room to list
  • team building is...an ongoing process that helps a work group evolve into a cohesive unit
  • team building is...an intervention to help a group of people quickly become an effective team and remain effective
  • team building is...like coaching but for a group
  • team building is...not the most difficult process in the world but a correct program is one of the most rewarding
  • team building is...an active process by which a group of individuals with a common purpose are focused and aligned to achieve a specific task or set of outcomes
  • team building is...an effort in which a team studies its process of working together
  • team building is...designed to improve productivity and enjoy doing it
  • team building is...an intervention specifically designed to improve a company's organizational effectiveness
  • team building is...to foster personal growth
  • team building is...a tool for improving employee motivation
  • team building is...to allow people to move past the barriers that they hold to
  • team building is...not a "catch phrase" or another fad by which to raise sales of books
  • team building is...a skill; any skill must be practiced to be mastered
  • team building is...not just a crisis activity but a healthy development tool for good teams
  • team building is...an art that overcomes the differences in style
  • team building is...ideal for people who must work well with others to meet the goals of the organization
  • team building is...to help your team be more effective
  • team building is...a task that does not come easily to all people
  • team building is...to increase the ability of a group to work together as a team by identifying strengths and areas for improvement
  • team building is...not an exact science but a cast of finding the best strategies available to bring out the potential in your team
  • team building is...a process in which a work group examines how it is currently operating
  • team building is...a proven way to help develop or strengthen your biggest asset
  • team building is...an ongoing process
  • team building is...the ability to create a sense of belonging and ownership among team members
  • team building is...an excellent source of information for coaches
  • team building is...a process that allows team members to understand the nature of group dynamics in regards to effective teamwork
  • team building is...an excellent way of boosting corporate staff morale and improve group dynamics and communication
  • team building is...getting people together in a stimulating learning environment
  • team building is...an exciting concept because it is the basis of success for organizations
  • team building is...for a leader to promote that every human being is unique and that he or she adds value
  • team building is...exciting and challenging and has almost unlimited possibilities because human potential is almost unlimited
  • team building is...a must for every company with a vision to grow
  • team building is...a group process
  • team building is...a good way of creating partnership in small groups; it can take the form of renegotiating the relationship between boss and subordinate
  • team building is...designed to motivate people through shared goals
  • team building is...about synergy
  • team building is...not just teaching a group of people to cooperate
  • team building is...clear when individuals are involved in the decision to proceed
  • team building is...an integral part of soccer training in the modern game
  • team building is...like the paperback novels that get new covers and are put back on the shelves again
  • team building is...an essential component for organizational success
  • team building is...a popular corporate activity at historic houses